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Publications (Total: 259) (Citations: 1305; Source: ISI) (Citations: 2247; Source: Google Scholar)

98 refereed papers plus 161 abstracts, 1 Book

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 Refereed Publications (98)

Journal papers

  1. Cheng CK, Cheung MK, Nong W, Law PTW, Qin J, Ling JML, Kam KM, Cheung WMW, Kwan HS (2015) Next generation genome sequencing reveals phylogenetic clades with different level of virulence among Salmonella Typhimurium clinical human isolates in Hong Kong. BMC Genomics, 16:688.
  2. Cheung MK, Yip HY, Nong W, Law PTW, Chu KH, Kwan HS, Hui JHL. 2015. Rapid Change of Microbiota Diversity in the Gut but Not the Hepatopancreas During Gonadal Development of the New Shrimp Model Neocaridina denticulate. Marine Biotechnology. (In press)
  3. Ho TW, Hwang J-S, Cheung MK, Kwan HS, Wong CK. Dietary analysis on the shallow-water hydrothermal vent crab Xenograpsus testudinatus using Illumina sequencing. Marine Biology. (In press)
  4. Wang L, Cheung MK, Kwan HS, Hwang JS, Wong CK. 2015. Microbial diversity in shallow‐water hydrothermal sediments of Kueishan Island, Taiwan as revealed by pyrosequencing. Journal of Basic Microbiology.  doi: 10.1002/jobm.201400811. (In press)
  5. Cheng X, Hui JHL, Lee YY, Law PTW, Kwan HS. 2015. A “Developmental Hourglass” in Fungi. Molecular Biology and Evolution, msv047.
  6. Li L, Wong H, Nong W, Cheung MK, Law PTW, Kam KM, Kwan HS. 2014. Comparative genomic analysis of clinical and environmental strains provides insight into the pathogenicity and evolution of Vibrio parahaemolyticus. BMC genomics 15: 1135.
  7. Huang Q, Chang J, Cheung MK, Nong W, Li L, Lee MT, Kwan HS. 2014. Human proteins with target sites of multiple post-translational modification types are more prone to be involved in disease. Journal of proteome research 13: 2735-2748. (IF: 5.056; Rank: 10/75 Biochemical Research Methods)
  8. Gong WB, Liu W, Lu YY, Bian YB, Zhou Y, Kwan HS, Cheung MK, Xiao Y. 2014. Constructing a new integrated genetic linkage map and mapping quantitative trait loci for vegetative mycelium growth rate in Lentinula edodes. Fungal Biology118: 295-308. (IF: 2.082; Rank: 10/23 Mycology)
  9. Au CH, Wong MC, Bao D, Zhang M, Song C, Song W, Law TWP, Kües U, Kwan HS. 2014. The genetic structure of the A mating-type locus of Lentinula edodes. Gene 535: 184-190. (IF: 2.196; Rank: 99/161 Genetics & Heredity)
  10. Cheng CK, Au CH, Li L, Nong W, Law TWP, Cheung WMW, Ling JML, Kwan HS. 2013. Genome sequences of Salmonella enterica serotype Typhimurium blood clinical isolate ST4848/06 and stool isolate ST1489/06. Genome announcements 1: e00823-13. (Not ranked)
  11. Au CH, Cheung MK, Wong MC, Chu KKA, Law TWP, Kwan HS. 2013. Rapid genotyping by low-coverage resequencing to construct genetic linkage maps of fungi: a case study in Lentinula edodes.  BMC Research Notes 6: 307. (Not ranked; Highly accessed)
  12. MK Cheung, Nong W, Kwan HS, Wong CK. 2013. Composition of heterotrophic flagellates in coastal waters of different trophic status. Current Microbiology 67: 351-355. (IF: 1.520; Rank: 87/116 Microbiology)
  13. Wong KS, Cheung MK, Au CH, Kwan HS. 2013. A novel Lentinula edodes laccase and its comparative enzymology suggest guaiacol-basedlaccase engineering for bioremediation. PLoS ONE 8: e66426. (IF: 3.730; Rank: 7/56 Multidisciplinary Sciences)
  14. Wong VWS, Tse CH, Lam TTY, Wong GLH, Chim AML, Chu WCW, Yeung DKW, Law PTW, Kwan HS, Yu J, Sung JJY, Chan HLY. 2013. Molecular characterization of the fecal microbiota in patients with nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis–A longitudinal study. PLoS ONE 8: e62885. (IF: 3.730; Rank: 7/56 Multidisciplinary Sciences)
  15. Cheng CK, Au CH, Wilke SK, Stajich JE, Zolan ME, Pukkila PJ, Kwan HS. 2013. 5′-serial analysis of gene expression studies reveal a transcriptomic switch during fruiting body development in Coprinopsis cinerea. BMC genomics 14: 195. (IF: 4.397; Rank: 21/160 Biotechnology & Applied Microbiology)
  16. Cheung MK, Lam WY, Fung WYW, Law PTW, Au CH, Nong W, Kam KM, Kwan HS, Tsui SKW. 2013. Sputum microbiota in Tuberculosis as revealed by 16S rRNA pyrosequencing. PloS one 8: e54574. (IF: 3.730; Rank: 7/56 Multidisciplinary Sciences)
  17. Li L, Huang D, Cheung MK, Nong W, Huang Q, Kwan HS. 2013. BSRD: a repository for bacterial small regulatory RNA. Nucleic Acids Research 41: D233-D238. (IF: 8.278; Rank: 27/290 Biochemistry & Molecular Biology)
  18. Guo YM, Kim JS, Kwan HS, Chung HY. 2013. Partially purified mushroom exudates induce apoptosis in acute promyelocytic leukemia cell line (HL-60). Journal of Medicinal Plant Research 7: 223-229. (IF: 0.59)
  19. Li L, Cheng CK, Cheung MK, Law PTW, Ling JML, Kam KM, Cheung WMW, Kwan HS. 2012. Draft genome sequence of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium ST1660/06, a multidrug-resistant clinical strain isolated from a diarrheic patient. Journal of Bacteriology 194: 6319-6320. (IF: 3.177; Rank: 39/116 Microbiolgy)
  20. Cheung MK, Kwan HS. 2012. Fighting outbreaks with bacterial genomics: case review and workflow proposal. Public Health Genomics 15: 341-351. (IF: 2.570; Rank: 36/161 Public, Environmental  & Occupational Health)
  21. Huang Q, Cheng X, Cheung MK, Kiselev SS, Ozoline ON, Kwan HS. 2012. High-density transcriptional initiation signals underline genomic islands in bacteria. PloS ONE 7, e33759. (IF: 3.730; Rank: 7/56 Multidisciplinary Sciences)
  22. Wong KS, Huang Q, Au CH, Wang J, Kwan HS. 2012. Biodegradation of dyes and polyaromatic hydrocarbons by two allelic forms of Lentinula edodes laccase expressed from Pichia pastoris. Bioresource Technology 104: 157-164. (IF:4.365; Rank:23/160 Biotechnology & Applied Microbiol; Cat A)
  23. Kwan HS, Au CH, Wong MC, Qin J, Kwok ISW, Chum WWY, Yip PY, Wong KS, Li L, Huang Q, Nong W. 2012. Genome sequence and genetic linkage analysis of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. Nature Precedings [http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/npre.2012.6855.1]
  24. Jiang J, Li J, Kwan HS, Au CH, Law PTW, Li L, Kam KM, Ling JML, Leung FC. 2012.  A cost-effective and universal strategy for complete prokaryotic genomic sequencing proposed by computer simulation.  BMC Research Notes 5:80. doi:10.1186/1756-0500-5-80 (Not ranked; Highly accessed)
  25. Cheung MK, Li L, Nong W, Kwan HS. 2011. German Escherichia coli O104: H4 outbreak: whole-genome phylogeny without alignment. BMC Research Notes 2011, 4: 533. doi:10.1186/1756-0500-4-533. (Not ranked; Highly accessed)
  26. Chum WW, Kwan HS, Au CH, Kwok IS, Fung YW. 2011. Cataloging and profiling genes expressed in Lentinula edodes fruiting body by massive cDNA pyrosequencing and LongSAGE. Fungal Genetics and Biology 48: 359-369.  (IF: 3.333; Rank: 3/23 Mycology; Cat A)
  27. Stajich JE, Wilke SK, Ahrén D, Au CH, Birren BW, Borodovsky M, Burns C, Canbäck B, Casselton LA, Cheng CK, Deng J, Dietrich FS, Fargo DC, Farman ML, Gathman AC, Goldberg J, Guigó R, Hoegger PJ, Hooker JB, Huggins A, James TY, Kamada T, Kilaru S, Kodira C, Kües U, Kupfer D, Kwan HS, Lomsadze A, Li W, Lilly WW, Ma LJ, Mackey AJ, Manning G, Martin F, Muraguchi H, Natvig DO, Palmerini H, Ramesh MA, Rehmeyer CJ, Roe BA, Shenoy N, Stanke M, Ter-Hovhannisyan V, Tunlid A, Velagapudi R, Vision TJ, Zeng Q, Zolan ME, Pukkila PJ.  2010. Insights into evolution of multicellular fungi from the assembled chromosomes of the mushroom Coprinopsis cinerea (Coprinus cinereus). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the U.S.A. 107: 11889-11894. (IF: 9.771; Rank: 3/59 Multidisciplinary Sciences; Cat A+)
  28. Wong YL, Mak CY, Kwan HS and Lee HK. 2010. Mononuclear iron(III) complexes supported by tripodal N3O ligands: Synthesis, structure and reactivity towards DNA cleavage. Inorganica Chimica Acta 363: 1246-1253. (IF: 1.899 ; Rank: 21/43 Chemistry, Inorganic & Nuclear; Cat B)
  29. Cheung MK, Au CH, Chu KH, Kwan HS, Wong CK. 2010. Composition and genetic diversity of picoeukaryotes in subtropical coastal waters as revealed by 454 sequencing-by-synthesis. ISME Journal 4: 1053-1059 (IF: 6.153; Rank: 7/130 Ecology; Cat A)
  30. Poon WY, McNaught C, Lam P and Kwan HS.  2009.  Improving assessment methods in university science education with negotiated self- and peer-assessment.  Assessment in Education 16: 331-346. (Not ranked)
  31. Fung WYW, Dong B, Xin YY, Chu KK, Choi PP, Yip PY, Wu XJ, Chow HY, and Kwan HS. 2009.  Development of a Low-cost Polymerase Chain Reaction-based Method for Studying Differentially Expressed Genes in Developing Rice Leaves.  Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 51: 614-621. (IF: 1.603; Rank: 217/286 Biochemistry & Molecular Biology; Cat C)
  32. Kim JS, Chu KKA, Kwan HS, and Chung HY. 2008. Authentication of the salted-dried fish species by polymerase chain reaction-single strand conformational polymorphism and restriction analysis of mitochondrial DNA.  Journal of Fisheries Science and Technology 11: 133-139. (Not ranked)
  33. Cheung MK, Chu KH, Li CP, Kwan HS, Wong CK. 2008. Genetic diversity of picoeukaryotes in a semi-enclosed harbour in the subtropical western Pacific. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 53: 295-305 (IF: 2.089; Rank: 19/93 Marine & Freshwater Biology; Cat A)
  34. Kwan HS and Chum WWY 2008.  Molecular analysis and genomic studies of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes.  In “Mushrooms as Functional Foods” (P.C.K. Cheung ed.) pp.35-69. (Not ranked)
  35. Feng HC, Tsao SW, Ngan HY, Xue WC, Kwan HS, Siu MK, Liao XY, Wong E, Cheung AN. 2008. Overexpression of prostate stem cell antigen is associated with gestational trophoblastic neoplasia. Histopathology 52: 167-174. (IF: 3.569; Rank: 15/76 Pathology; Cat B)
  36. Chum WWY, Ng KTP, Bian XL, Shih RSM, Kwan HS. 2008.  Gene expression studies of the dikaryotic mycelium and primordium of Lentinula edodes by serial analysis of gene expression. Mycological Research 112: 950-964. (IF: 2.259; Rank: 7/23 Mycology; Cat B)
  37. Szeto CYY, Wong QWL, Leung GS, Kwan HS. 2008. Isolation and transcript analysis of two-component histidine kinase gene Le.nik1 in Shiitake mushroom, Lentinula edodes. Mycological Research 112: 108-116. (IF: 2.259; Rank: 7/23 Mycology; Cat B)
  38. Mak CY, Cheung KS, Yip PY, Kwan HS. 2008. Molecular Evidence for the hybrid origin of Bauhinia blakeana (Caesalpinioideae). Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 50: 111-118. (IF: 1.603; Rank: 217/286 Biochemistry & Molecular Biology; Cat C)
  39. Lo TZ, Cui ZX, Mong JLY, Wong QWL, Chan SM, Kwan HS, Chu KH. 2007. Molecular coordinated regulation of gene expression during ovarian development in the penaeid shrimp. Marine Biotechnology 9: 459-468. (IF: 2.962; Rank: 50/160 Biotechnology & Applied Microbiology; Cat. A)
  40. Yip PY, Chau CF, Mak CY, Kwan HS. 2007. DNA methods for identification of Chinese medicinal materials. Chinese Medicine 5: 2-9. (Not ranked; Highly accessed)
  41. Lee, M.T., Szeto C.Y.Y., Ng, T.P. and Kwan HS. 2007. Endocytosis in the Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes and the involvement of GTPase Le.RAB7. Eukaryotic Cell 6: 2406-2418. (IF: 3.395; Rank: 28/107 Microbiology; Cat. B)
  42. Szeto, C.Y.Y., Leung, G.S. and Kwan HS. 2007. Le.MAPK and its interacting partner, Le.DRMIP, in fruiting body development in Lentinula edodes. Gene 393: 87-93. (IF: 2.266; Rank: 93/156 Genetics & Heredity; Cat. B)
  43. Yip PY and Kwan HS. 2006. Molecular identification of Astragalus membranaceus at the species and locality levels. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 106:222-229. (IF: 2.466; Rank:37/188 Plant Sciences; Cat. B)
  44. Wong, K.H. Wong, K.Y., Kwan HS and Cheung PCK. 2005. Dietary fiber from mushroom sclerotia: 3. In vitro fermentability using human faecal microflora. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 53:9407-9412. (IF: 2.816; Rank:10/128 Food Science & Technology; Cat A)
  45. Chum, W.W.Y. and Kwan HS. 2005. Modification of LongSAGE for obtaining and cloning long concatemers.  Biotechniques 39: 637-638, 640. (IF: 2.55; Rank: 22/71 Biochemical Research Methods; Cat. B)
  46. Feng, H.C., Tsao, S.W., Ngan, H.Y., Kwan HS, Shih, S.M., Xue, W.C., Chiu, P.M., Chan, K.W., Cheung, A.N. 2005. Differential Gene Expression Identified in Complete Hydatidiform Mole by Combining Suppression Subtractive Hybridization and cDNA Microarray. Placenta. 27: 521-526. (IF: 2.985; Rank:15/38 Developmental Biology; Cat. B)
  47. Tong, J., Chu, K.H. and Kwan HS. 2003.  A mini-review of studies on genetic basis of sex determination in fish.  Journal of Fisheries of China 27:169-176.
  48. Woo AY, Waye MM, Kwan HS, Chan MC, Chau CF, Cheng CH. 2002. Inhibition of ATPases by Cleistocalyx operculatus. A possible mechanism for the cardiotonic actions of the herb. Vascular Pharmacology 38: 163-168.
  49. Kwan HS and Xu HL. 2002. Construction of a genetic linkage map of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes strain L-54. Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 35: 465-471.
  50. Tong J, Lehnert SA, Byrne K, Kwan HS and Chu KH.  2002.  Development of polymorphic EST markers in Penaeus monodon: applications in penaeid genetics. Aquaculture 208: 69-79.
  51. Woo, A.Y.H., Jiang, J.M., Chau, C.F., Waye, M.M.Y., Cheung, W.T., Kwan HS, and Cheng, C.H.K.  2001.  Inotropic and chronotropic actions of Ilex latifolia inhibition of adenosine-5’-triphosphaatases as a possible mechanism. Life Sciences 68:1259-1270.
  52. Zhao, J., Chen, Y.H. and Kwan HS. 2000. Molecular cloning, Characterization, and differential expression of a glucoamylase gene from the edible mushroom Lentinula edodes. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 66: 2531-2535
  53. Ng, W.L., Ng K.T.P. and Kwan HS. 2000. Cloning and characterization of 2 hydrophobins differentially expressed during fruit body development in Lentinula edode. FEMS Microbiology Letters. 185: 139-145. 
  54. Leung, G.S.W., Zhang, M., Xie, W.J. and Kwan HS. 2000. Differentially expressed genes during the development of the basidiomycete Lentinula edodes identified by RNA fingerprinting.  Molecular and General Genetics 262: 977-990.
  55. Zhao J and Kwan HS. 1999. Characterization, molecular cloning and differential expression analysis of laccase genes from the edible mushroom Lentinula edodes.  Applied and Environmental Microbiology 65: 4908-4913.
  56. Chen Y, Kwan HS, Lin Z and Ren G.  1999.  Cloning and sequencing of insecticidal toxin gene core fragment of cry1Ac from Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. kenyae strain AG in China. Acta Scientiarum Naturalium Universitatis Nankaiensis 32: 19-22.
  57. Leung, G.S.W., Zhang, M., Xie, W.J. and Kwan HS. 1999. Genes differentially expressed during fruit body development of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes.  In “Food for Health in the Pacific Rim” (J.R. Whitaker ed.) Food and Nutrition Press, Inc. pp.553-559.
  58. Leung, P.S.C., Chen, Y.C., Gershwin, M.E., Wong, S.H., Kwan HS and Chu, K.H. 1998. Identification and molecular characterization of Charybdis feriatus tropomyosin: The major crab allergen.  Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 102: 847-852.
  59. Ma, A.M., Pan, Y.J. and Kwan HS. 1998.  RAPD analysis of protoplasted homokaryons and hybrid heterokaryons of Agaricus bisporus.  Acta Edulis Fungi 5: 1-5.
  60. Fung, L.F., Yuen, P.W., Wei, W., Kwan HS and Tsao, S.W.  1998.  Identification of genes differentially expressed in nasopharyngeal carcinoma by messenger RNA differential display.  International Journal of Oncology 13: 85-89.
  61. Zhang, M., Xie,W.J., Leung, G.S.W., Deane, E. and Kwan HS. 1998.  Cloning and characterization of the gene encoding beta subunit of mitochondrial processing peptidase from the basidiomycete Lentinula edodes. Gene 206: 23-27
  62. Leung, P.S.C., W.K. Chow, S. Duffey, H.S. Kwan, M.E. Gershwin and K.H. Chu. 1996. IgE reactivity against a cross-reactive allergen in crustacea and mollusca: evidence for tropomyosin as the common allergen.  Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 98: 954-961.
  63. Chu, K.H., W.K. Chow, H.S. Kwan, S.M.  Nagy, M.E. Gershwin and P.S.C. Leung. 1995. Molecular cloning of the major heat-stable allergen from Metapenaeus ensis.  Journal of Marine Biotechnology 3: 126-129.
  64. Chang, S.T., H.S. Kwan, and Y.N. Kang. 1995. Collection, characterization and utilization of germplasm of Lentinus.  Canadian Journal of Botany 73:S955-S961.
  65. Kwan HS, K.H. So, K.Y. Chan and S.C. Cheng. 1994.   Purification and properties of -amylase from Bacillus circulans S31.  World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 10: 597-598.
  66. Leung, P.S.C., K.H. Chu, W.K. Chow,  A. Ansari, C. Bindea, H.S. Kwan, S.M. Nagy and M.E. Gershwin. 1994.  Cloning, expression and primary structure of Metapenaeus ensis  tropomyosin, the major heat stable shrimp allergen.  Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 94: 882-890.
  67. Cheung, K.S., H.S. Kwan, P.P.H. But and P.C. Shaw.  1994.  Pharmacognostical identification of American and Oriental Ginseng roots by genomic fingerprinting using Arbitrarily Primed Polymerase Chain Reaction.  Journal of Ethnopharmacology 42: 67-69.
  68. Kwan HS, K.H. So, K.Y. Chan and S.C. Cheng. 1993. Production of thermotolerant -amylase from Bacillus circulans. World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 9: 50-52.
  69. Dong, J., S. Iuchi, H.S. Kwan and E.C.C. Lin. 1993. The deduced amino-acid sequence of the cloned cpxR gene suggests the protein is the cognate regulator for the membrane sensor, CpxA, in a two-component signal transduction system of Escherichia coli.  Gene 136: 227-230.
  70. Chiu, S.W., H.S. Kwan and S.C. Cheng. 1993. Application of Arbitrarily-primed Polymerase Chain Reaction in molecular studies of mushroom species with emphasis on Lentinula edodes.   In “Culture Collection and Breeding of Edible Mushrooms” (S.T. Chang, P.G. Miles and J.A. Buswell ed.)  Gordon & Breach Publishers Inc., Philadelphia.  Ch. 13, pp.265-284.
  71. Kwan HS, S.W. Chiu, K.M. Pang and S.C. Cheng. 1992. Strain typing in Lentinula edodes by polymerase chain reaction.  Experimental Mycology 16: 163-166.
  72. Kwan HS, S.W. Chiu, K.M. Pang and S.C. Cheng.  1992. Nucleotide sequence of the 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene of Lentinula edodes .  Nucleic Acids Research 20: 610.
  73. Wong, K.K. and H.S. Kwan.   1992.  Anaerobic induction of glpT of Escherichia coli K12 from the cloned promoter in promoter-probe plasmid pFZY1.  FEMS Microbiology Letters 94:15-18.
  74. Kwan HS, C.C. Li, S.W. Chiu and S.C. Cheng.  1991. A simple method to prepare intact yeast chromosomal DNA for pulsed field gel electrophoresis.   Nucleic Acids Research 19:1347.
  75. Wong, K.K., K.L. Suen and H.S. Kwan. 1989.  Transcription of pfl is regulated by anaerobiosis, catabolite repression, pyruvate and oxrA:pfl::Mud A operon fusions of Salmonella typhimurium.  Journal of Bacteriology 171: 4900-4905.
  76. Blum, P., D. Holzschu, H.S. Kwan, D. Riggs and S.W. Artz.  1989.  Gene replacement and retrieval with recombinant M13mp bacteriophages.  Journal of Bacteriology 171:538-546.
  77. Kwan HS, H.W. Chui and K.K. Wong.  1988.  ack ::Mu d 1-8(Apr lac ) operon fusions of Salmonella typhimurium LT2.  Molecular and General Genetics 211: 183-185.  
  78. Kwan HS and Y.S. Chan. 1988. Temperature sensitive oxrA mutation in Salmonella typhimurium LT2.  Genome 30(S1): 59.  
  79. Riggs D.L., Mueller R.D., Kwan H.S. and Artz S.W.  1986.  Promoter domain mediates guanosine tetraphosphate activation of the histidine operon. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the U. S. A. 83: 9333-9337.
  80. Kwan HS and Wong KK. 1986. A general method for isolation of Mu d 1-8(Apr lac) fusions in Salmonella typhimurium LT2 from Tn10 insertions:  chlC::Mu d 1-8 fusions. Molecular and General Genetics 205: 221-224.  
  81. Barrett E.L. and Kwan H.S. 1985. Bacterial reduction of trimethylamine oxide.  Annual Review of Microbiology 39: 131-149.  
  82. Kwan HS and E.L. Barrett.  1984.  Map locations and gene functions of the men genes of Salmonella typhimurium .  Journal of Bacteriology 159: 1090-1092.  
  83. Barrett, E.L., H.S. Kwan and J. Macy. 1984.  Anaerobiosis, formate, nitrate, and pyrA are involved in the regulation of formate hydrogenlyase in Salmonella typhimurium.  Journal of Bacteriology 158: 972-977.  
  84. Kwan HS and E.L. Barrett.1983. Purification and properties of trimethylamine oxide reductase from Salmonella typhimurium.  Journal of Bacteriology 155: 1455-1458.  
  85. Kwan HS and E.L. Barrett. 1983. Roles for menaquinone and the two trimethylamine oxide (TMAO)  reductases in TMAO respiration in Salmonella typhimurium : Mud (Apr lac) insertion mutations in men  and tor.  Journal of Bacteriology 155: 1455-1458.  
  86. Kwan HS and S.T. Chang. 1981. Biochemical studies of cotton waste compost during the cultivation of Volvariella volvacea.  Mushroom Science 11: 585-594.  

 

Conference papers

  1. Kwan HS, Au CH, Wong MC, Qin J, Kwok ISW, Chum WWY, Yip PY, Wong KS, Li L, Huang Q,MK Cheung. Genomic of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes and a genomic analytic platform for mushrooms. The 18th Congress of the International Society of Mushroom Science, August 26-30, 2012, Beijing, China.
  2. Kwan HS, Au CH, Wong MC, Qin J, Kwok ISW, Chum WWY, Yip PY, Wong KS, Li L, Huang QL. 2011. Genome sequence, functional genomics & genetic linkage analysis of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Mushroom Biology and Mushroom Products, 4-7 October 2011, Arcachon, France. (Jean-Michel Savoie, Marie Foulongne-Oriol, Michèle Largeteau, GérardBarroso eds.) pp.24-29.
  3. Kwan HS, Au CH, Wong MC, Qin J, Kwok ISW, Chum WWY, Yip PY, Wong KS, Li L, Huang QL. 2011. Genome sequence, functional genomics & genetic linkage analysis of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. 海峡两岸第十届菌物学暨第三届食药用菌学术研讨会論文摘要集, July, 2011, Wuhan, China. pp.1-6.
  4. Chum, W.W.Y., Kwok, I.S.W., Ng, K.T.P., Bian, X.L. and Kwan HS. 2006. Transcriptome of sporulation in Lentinula edodes. Proceeding of 8th International Mycological Congress.
  5. Chum, W.W.Y., Kwok, I.S.W., Bian, X.L., Ng, K.T.P., Shih, R.S.M. and Kwan HS. 2006. Differential display, expressed sequence tags and serial analysis of gene expression (SAGE) reveal gene expression profiles of shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes development. Proceeding of 8th International Mycological Congress.
  6. Kwok, I.S.W.,Chum, W.W.Y., & Kwan HS. 2006. Genes expressed in lignocellulose grown Lentinula edodes. Proceeding of 8th International Mycological Congress.
  7. Kwan HS. 1998. Application of Molecular Biology in studies of cultivated mushrooms.  Proceedings of Asia-Pacific Mycological Conference on Biodiversity and Biotechnology, Hua Hin, Thailand.  pp. A45-50.
  8. Kwan HS. 1993.  Application of Arbitrarily-primed Polymerase Chain Reaction genomic fingerprinting in molecular studies of Basidiomycetous Fungi.  Proceedings of Workshop on Genomic Fingerprinting, Centro de Reuniones Internacionales Sorbre Biologia, Instituto Juan March de Estudios e Investigaciones, Madrid, Spain.  pp. 57-58.
  9. Kwan HS 1992. Application of Arbitrarily-primed Polymerase Chain Reaction in molecular studies of mushroom.  Proceedings of the International Symposium on Recent Topics in Genetics, Physiology and Technology of the Basidiomycetes, Chiba, Japan.  pp.87-92.
  10. Wong, K.K. and Kwan HS. 1988.  A novel mutation causing deficiency in lactate production of Salmonella typhimurium LT2 during mixed acid fermentation.  In “Recent Advances in Biotechnology and Applied Biology.  Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Global Impacts of Applied Microbiology and International Conference on Applied Biology and Biotechnology” (S.T. Chang, K.Y. Chan and N.Y.S. Woo ed.)  The Chinese University Press.  pp.293-300.  
  11. Lo, K.W., Kwan HS and Chan KY.  1988.  Lactic acid fermentation in high salt-molasses medium by Pediococcus halophilus. in “Recent Advances in Biotechnology and Applied Biology.  Proceedings of Eighth International Conference on Global Impacts of Applied Microbiology and International Conference on Applied Biology and Biotechnology” (S.T. Chang, K.Y. Chan and N.Y.S. Woo ed.)  The Chinese University Press.  pp.255-262.  
  12. Kwan HS 1985. Genetic uses of M13mp phages as allele replacement and retrieval vectors.  Proceedings of Joint Meeting of Hong Kong Society of Microbiology and Guangdong Society of Microbiology, Hong Kong.  pp.26.  

 

Refereed Abstracts (161)

  1. SY Kwan, DI Izaguirre, X Cheng, SY Kwan, YTM Tsang, HS Kwan, KK Wong. The PI3K/mTOR pathway is a potential therapeutic target in cancers with ARID1A mutations. [abstract]. In: Proceedings of the 106th Annual Meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research; 2015 Apr 18-22; Philadelphia, PA. Philadelphia (PA): AACR; Cancer Research 7 5(15 Suppl): Abstract nr 4697. doi:10.1158/1538-7445.AM2015-4697
  2. Kwan HS, Wong KS, Arantes V, Saddler JN. Lentinula edodes Laccases: recombinant enzyme production and application in softwood hydrolysis. Global Biotechnology Congress 2015, July 22-25, 2015, Boston, USA. Poster abstract.
  3. Kenny NJ, Chan, KW, Nong W, Qu Z, Maeso I, Yip HY, Chan TF, Kwan HS, Holland WH, Chu KH, Hui JHL.  Ancestral Whole Genome Duplication in the Marine Chelicerate Horseshoe Crabs. The International Conference on Biodiversity, Ecology and Conservation of Marine Ecosystems, June 1, 2015, Hong Kong.
  4. Ho TW, Wong CK, Hwang JS, Cheung MK, Kwan HS.  DNA-based Study of the Diet of the Marine Copepod Calanus sinicus. The International Conference on Biodiversity, Ecology and Conservation of Marine Ecosystems, June 1, 2015, Hong Kong.
  5. Ho TW, Wong CK, Hwang JS, Cheung MK, Kwan HS.  Dietary Analysis on the Shallow-water Hydrothermal Vent Crab Xenograpsus testudinatus Using Illumina Sequencing.  The Hong Kong Inter-University Postgraduate Symposium on Life Science, May 23, 2015, Hong Kong.
  6. Ho TW, Wong CK, Cheung MK, Kwan HS, Hwang JS. Detection of the Diet of the Marine Copepod Calanus Sinicus Using Illumina Sequencing.  The International Symposium on Biological Engineering and Natural Sciences, Apr 22, 2015. Chengdu, China.
  7. Kwan HS, Au CH, Wong MC, Li L, Lee YY, Huang Q, Nong W, Cheung MK, Chang J, Cheng X. Shiitake mushroom genomics. The 10th JGI User Meeting, March 24 – 26, 2015, Walnut Creek, CA, USA. Poster abstract.
  8. Cheng X, Hui JHL, Lee YY, Law PTW, Kwan HS. Whole-genome transcriptomic analysis over the development of the mushroom, Coprinopsis cinerea. The 10th JGI User Meeting, March 24 – 26, 2015, Walnut Creek, CA, USA. Poster abstract.
  9. Zhong Y, Nong W, Kwan HS. Comparative genomic study towards two Aspergillus oryzae strains. The 10th JGI User Meeting, March 24 – 26, 2015, Walnut Creek, CA, USA. Poster abstract.
  10. Chang J, Au CH, Cheng CK, Kwan HS. Genome-wide analysis of the regulations of genes involved in Carbon Catabolite through expression Quantitative Trait Loci (eQTL) in Coprinopsis cinerea. The 10th JGI User Meeting, March 24 – 26, 2015, Walnut Creek, CA, USA. Poster abstract.
  11. Kwan HS, Au CH, Wong MC, Li L, Lee YY, Huang Q, Nong W, Cheung MK, Chang J, Cheng X. Mushroomics of Lentinula edodes: genomics and transcriptomics. The 28th Fungal Genetics Conference, March 17-22, 2015, Pacific Grove, CA. Poster Abstract.
  12. Cheng X, Hui JHL, Lee YY, Wong MC, Kwan HS. A ‘developmental hourglass’ in mushroom-forming fungi. The 28th Fungal Genetics Conference, March 17-22, 2015, Pacific Grove, CA. Oral presentation and Poster Abstract.
  13. Zhong Y, Nong W, Kwan HS. Comparison of a commercial Aspergillus oryzae strain and its degenerated strain by genome re-sequencing. The 28th Fungal Genetics Conference, March 17-22, 2015, Pacific Grove, CA. Poster Abstract.
  14. Chang J, Au CH, Cheng CK, Kwan HS. Genome-wide analysis of the regulations of genes involved in carbon catabolism through expression Quantitative Trait Loci (eQTL) in Coprinopsis cinerea. The 28th Fungal Genetics Conference, March 17-22, 2015, Pacific Grove, CA. Poster Abstract.
  15. Kwan HS, Huang Q, Au CH, Wong MC, Lee YY, Li L, Cheng X, Nong W, Cheung MK, Chang J. Mushroomics: Omics of Lentinula edodes and Coprinopsis cinerea. The 10th International Mycological Congress, Bangkok, Thailand 3-8 August 2014. Oral presentation Abstract.
  16. Kwan HS, Li L, Law PTW, Kam KM. Comparative genomics of Vibrio parahaemolyticus clinical and environmental strains isolated in Hong Kong. The 114th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, May 17 – 20, 2014, Boston, USA. Poster Abstract.
  17. Cheng X, Cheng CK, Kwan HS. Identification of microRNA-like RNAs in the mushroom Coprinopsis cinerea. The 114th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, May 17 – 20, 2014, Boston, USA. Poster Abstract.
  18. Chang J, Au CU, Cheng CK, Kwan HS. Characterizing the regulations of genes involved in lignocellulose degradation through expression Quantitative Trait Loci (eQTL) analysis in Coprinopsis cinerea. The 114th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, May 17 – 20, 2014, Boston, USA. Poster Abstract.
  19. Wong CK, Wang L, Cheung MK, Hwang JS, Kwan HS. Microbial diversity of shallow-water hydrothermal sediments in Gueishan Island, Taiwan as analyzed by 454 pyrosequencing. The 10th Asia-Pacific Marine Biotechnology Conference, May 4, 2014, Taipei, Taiwan, p.213.
  20. Kwan HS, Au CH, Wong MC, Qin J, Lee YY, Li L, Huang Q, Nong W, Cheung MK, Chang J, Cheng X. Mushroomics: Comparative mushroom genomics and transcriptomics. 12th European Conference on Fungal Genetics, March 23-27, 2014, Seville, Spain. Poster Abstract.
  21. Kwan HS, Wong KS, Xing L. Heterologous expression of wood degrading enzymes laccases, manganese peroxidases, and pectinases from Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. 2013 SIMB Annual Meeting, August 11-15, 2013, San Diego, USA. Poster Abstract.
  22. KwanHS, ChengCK, Law PTW, Ling JML, Kam KM, Cheung WMW. Genome sequencing, annotation and identification of genetic determinants of high virulence in Salmonella Typhimurium clinical isolates in Hong Kong. The 113th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, May 18 – 21, 2013, Denver, USA. Poster abstract.
  23. 23.      Kwan HS, Chen S, Nong W, Huang D.  Construction of the analytical platform for food safety information in Greater China.  International Association of Food Protection – European Symposium, May 16, 2013, Marseille, France.
  24. Wang L, Hwang JS, Kwan HS, Wong CK.  Bacteria in the gut contents of the hydrothermal crab Xenograpsus testudinatus. The International Conference on Challenges in Aquatic Sciences, March 15, 2013, Keelung, Taiwan.
  25. Wang L, Cheung MK, Wong CK, Kwan HS, Hwang JS. Prokaryotic diversity in shallow-water hydrothermal vent sediments of Kueishan Island as revealed by 454 pyrosequencing. The International Conference on Challenges in Aquatic Sciences, March 15, 2013, Keelung, Taiwan.
  26. Kwan HS, Au CH, Wong MC, Qin J, Lee YY, Wong KS, Li L, Huang Q, Nong W, Cheung MK, Chang J, Cheng X. From Shiitake genomics to comparative mushroom genomics: Mushroomics. The 27th Fungal Genetics Conference, March 12-17, 2013, Pacific Grove, CA. Poster Abstract.
  27. Cheng X, Kwan HS. Evolutionary analysis of Dicer proteins: A preliminary analysis to the study of microRNAs in the mushroom, Coprinopsis cinerea. The 27th Fungal Genetics Conference, March 12-17, 2013, Pacific Grove, CA. Poster Abstract.
  28. Chang J, Lee YY, Kwan HS. Functional analysis of roles of expanded genes in fruiting body development in Coprinopsis cinerea. The 27th Fungal Genetics Conference, March 12-17, 2013, Pacific Grove, CA. Poster Abstract.
  29. Li L, Huang D, Nong W, Kwan HS. sRNADeep: An integrated approach for identification and characterization of bacterial novel sRNAs. Cell Symposia: Functional RNAs, December 2-4, 2012, Sitges, Spain. Poster Abstract.
  30. Cheng X, Wong KS, Cheung MK, Kwan HS. Evolutionary analysis of glycoside hydrolase family 61: implications for improvement of mushroom cultivation. The 18th Congress of the International Society of Mushroom Science, August 26-30, 2012, Beijing, China. Poster Abstract.
  31. Chang J, Au CH, Wong MC, Qin J, Kwok ISW, Chum WWY, Yip PY, Wong KS, Li L, Huang Q, Kwan HS. Genome sequences and genomic analyses of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. The 18th Congress of the International Society of Mushroom Science, August 26-30, 2012, Beijing, China. Poster Abstract.
  32. Kwan HS, Au CH, Li L, Cheung MK, Cheng CK, Cheung WMW, Law PTW, Ling JML, Kam KM, Qin J, Chum WWY, Wong KH, Fung WYW. Comparative Genomic Analysis of Salmonella Typhimurium Isolates Reveals Genetic Determinants of Multidrug-Resistance and Systemic Infection.  The 112th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, June 16 – 19, 2012, San Francisco, USA. Poster abstract.
  33. Leung KC, Au CH, Kwan HS, Chu KH. Identification of novel nuclear DNA markers for Brachyura phylogenetics.  Paper presented in the The Crustacean Society Summer Meeting 2012, Athens, Greece, 2012.06.03.
  34. Wong KS, ArantesV, Saddler JN and Kwan HS. The addition of recombinant Lentinula edodes laccases can enhance the enzymatic hydrolysis of steam-pretreated softwoods. The 34th Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals, April 30 – May 3, 2012, New Orleans, LA.
  35. Kwan HS, Au CH, Wong MC, Qin J, Wong KS, Li L, Huang Q, Nong W, Cheung MK. Genome sequence of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes and comparative mushroom genomic analyses. 11th European Conference of Fungal Genetics, March 30- April 2, 2012, Marburg, Germany.
  36. Kwan HS, Mak SP, Lo KM, Ng YF, Yip PY, Chan CM, Wong KM, Tse SM. Web-based Interactive Hong Kong Food Composition Database: Background, Scope of Service & Mode of Operation. The 9th International Food Data Conference, September 14-17, 2011, Norwich, England.
  37. Kwan HS,  Wong KS, Au CH, Wong MC, Qin J, Kwok ISW, Huang Q, Nong W. Pichia pastoris expresses functional Lentinula edodes laccases: Bridging genome to “green” applications. SIM Annual Meeting and Exhibition: Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology, July 24-28, 2011, New Orleans, LA. USA. Poster abstract.
  38. Kwan HS, Au CH, Wong MC, Qin J, Kwok ISW, Chum WWY, Yip PY, Wong KS, Li L, Huang Q, Nong W. Genome sequence and genetic linkage analysis of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. The 26th Fungal Genetics Conference, March 15-20, 2011, Pacific Grove, CA, USA. Poster abstract.
  39. Au CH, Cheng CK, Wilke SK, Burns C, Zolan ME, Pukkila PJ, Kwan HS. Improved Genome Annotation for the Mushroom Coprinopsis cinerea. 2011. The 26th Fungal Genetics Conference, March 15-20, 2011, Pacific Grove, CA, USA. Poster abstract.
  40. Wong MC, Au CH, Bao D, Zhang M, Song C, Song W, Kwan HS. The genetic structure of A mating-type locus of Lentinula edodes. The 26th Fungal Genetics Conference, March 15-20, 2011, Pacific Grove, CA, USA. Poster abstract.
  41. Au CH, Cheng CK, Wilke SK, Burns C, Zolan ME, Pukkila PJ, Kwan HS. Improving the Genome Annotation of Inky Cap Mushroom Coprinopsis cinerea. The 6th JGI User Meeting, March 22 – 24, 2011, Walnut Creek, CA, USA. Poster abstract.
  42. Wong MC, Au CH, Kwok ISW, Luo X, Wong KS, Xing L, Kwan HS. Lignocellulolytic system of shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. The 6th JGI User Meeting, March 22 – 24, 2011, Walnut Creek, CA, USA. Poster abstract.
  43. Kwan HS, Au CH, Wong MC, Qin J, Kwok ISW, Chum WWY, Yip PY, Wong KS, Li L, Huang Q, Nong W, Cheung M.K.. Sequence and Annotation of Genome of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. The 6th JGI User Meeting, March 22 – 24, 2011, Walnut Creek, CA, USA. Poster abstract.
  44. Kwan HS, Au CH, Qin J, Chum WWY, Tsang DPF, Law PTW, Wong K., Ling ML, Kam KM, Fung WYW. 2010. Identification of genes and mutations related to multidrug-resistant Salmonella Typhimurium clinical isolates in Hong Kong by Roche 454 genome sequencing. The 110th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, San Diego, USA.  Abstract.
  45. Kwan HS. Identification and cloning of fruiting-related genes in Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. 全國食用菌基因組與基因工程專題學術研討會, Wuhan, China, 2010.  Abstract.
  46. Kwan HS. Genome sequence analysis of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. 全國食用菌基因組與基因工程專題學術研討會, Wuhan, China, 2010. Abstract.
  47. Au CH, Nong W, Kwan HS. 食用菌基因組綜合分析平台.  全國食用菌基因組與基因工程專題學術研討會, Wuhan, China, 2010. Abstract.
  48. Wong KS, Au CH, Kwok ISW, Kwan HS. 2010. Molecular cloning and sequence analyses of laccases from edible Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. 9th National Edible Mushroom Symposium, Shanghai, China. Poster abstract.
  49. Wong, M.C., Au, C.H., He, Y., Chum, W.W.Y., Law, P.T.W. and Kwan HS 2010. 以区分香菇菌株为例探索基于高通量测序识别SCAR标记的新方法. 第九届全国食用菌学术研讨会, Shanghai, China. Poster abstract.
  50. Kwok ISW, Au CH, Chum WWY, Kwan HS. 2010.香菇的木质纤维素降解系统. 第九届全国食用菌学术研讨会, Shanghai, China. Poster abstract.
  51. Au CH, Nong W, Kwan HS. 食用菌基因組綜合分析平台. 第九届全国食用菌学术研讨会, Shanghai, China. Oral presentation.
  52. Kwan HS, Au CH, Wong MC, Kwok ISW, Chum WWY, Yip PY. 2010. 香菇的基因組測序. 第九届全国食用菌学术研讨会, Shanghai, China. Oral presentation.
  53. 53.      Kwan HS, Au, C.H., Law, P.T.W., Wong, K.H., Ling, M.L., Kam, K.M., Fung, Y.W.W., Cheung, W.M.W. 2010. First stage development of genome sequence database for the identification of foodborne pathogens in Hong Kong (CHP-PH-06). Health Research Symposium 2010, Hong Kong. Poster.
  54. Au, C.H., Cheng, C.K., Wilke, S.K., Burns, C., Zolan, M.E., Pukkila, P.J., Kwan HS 2010. Transcriptome landscapes of Coprinopsis cinerea dikaryotic mycelium and primordium. The 9th International Mycological Congress: The Biology of Fungi, Edinburgh, UK. Abstract. Oral presentation.
  55. Kwan HS, Au CH, Wong MC, Kwok ISW, Chum WWY, Yip PY. 2010. Genomic analysis and fruiting body development of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. The 9th International Mycological Congress: The Biology of Fungi, Edinburgh, UK. Abstract. Oral presentation.
  56. Kwan HS, Au, C.H., Wong, M.C., Qin, J., Kwok, I.S.W., Chum, W.W.Y., Yip, P.Y., Wong, K.S., Cheng, C.K. 2010. Genome sequence of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. 10th European Conference of Fungal Genetics, Leeuwenhorst, The Netherlands.  Abstract.
  57. Kwan HS, Au, C.H., Qin, J., Chum, W.W.Y., Law, P.T.W., Wong, K.H., Ling, M.L., Kam, K.M., Fung, Y.W. 2009. Genome sequencing of multidrug-resistant Salmonella Typhimurium clinical isolates in Hong Kong. The 3rd ASM Conference on Salmonella: Biology, Pathogenesis & Prevention, Aix-en-Provence, France. Abstract.
  58. Au, C.H., Qin, J., Chum, W.W.Y., Law, P.T.W., Wong, K.H., Ling, M.L., Kam, K.M., Fung, Y.W., Kwan HS 2009. Genome variation and evolution in Salmonella Typhimurium clinical isolates. The 3rd ASM Conference on Salmonella: Biology, Pathogenesis & Prevention, Aix-en-Provence, France. Abstract.
  59. Qin, J., Au, C.H., Chum, W.W.Y., Law, P.T.W., Wong, K.H., Ling, M.L., Kam, K.M., Fung, Y.W., Kwan HS 2009. Identification of specific molecular markers for Hong Kong isolates of Salmonella Typhimurium by genome comparison. The 3rd ASM Conference on Salmonella: Biology, Pathogenesis & Prevention, Aix-en-Provence, France. Abstract.
  60. Au, C.H., Cheng, C.K., Wilke, S.K., Burns, C., Zolan, M.E., Pukkila, P.J., Kwan HS 2009. Transcriptome landscapes of Coprinopsis cinerea dikaryotic mycelium and primordium. The 25th Fungal Genetics Conference.
  61. He, Y., Wong, M.C., Chum, W.W.Y., Yip, P.Y., Law, P.T.W., Kwan HS 2009. AP-PCR and high-throughput sequencing for Lentinula edodes strain differentiation. The 25th Fungal Genetics Conference, Pacific Grove, CA, USA. Poster abstract.
  62. Kwok, I.S.W., Chum, W.W.Y., Au, C.H., Kwan HS 2009. Study on genes related to lignocellulose degradation in Lentinula edodes. The 25th Fungal Genetics Conference, Pacific Grove, CA, USA. Poster abstract.
  63. 63.      Wong, M.C., Au, C.H., Chum, W.W.Y., Yip, P.Y., Kwok, I.S.W., Law, P.T.W., He, Y., Cheng, H.W., Kwan HS 2009. Novel gene discovery and molecular markers development of shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes by high-throughput sequencing. The 25th Fungal Genetics Conference, Pacific Grove, CA, USA. Poster abstract.
  64. Au, C.H., Chum, W.W.Y., Law, P.T.W., Wong, K.H., Ling, M.L., Kam, K.M., Fung, Y.W., Kwan HS 2009. Genomic sequencing of a multi-drug resistant Salmonella Typhimurium isolate in Hong Kong. The 4th JGI User Meeting, Walnut Creek, CA, USA. Poster abstract.
  65. Kwok, I.S.W., Chum, W.W.Y., Au, C.H., Kwan HS 2009. Genomics and transcriptomics studies on mycelium of shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes growing in lignocellulosic media using sequencing-by-synthesis method. The 4th JGI User Meeting, Walnut Creek, CA, USA. Poster abstract.
  66. Wong, M.C., Au, C.H., Chum, W.W.Y., Yip, P.Y., Kwok, I.S.W., Law, P.T.W., Cheng, H.W., Kwan HS 2009. Genome survey sequencing of shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes: comparing with sequenced basidiomycete genomes. The 4th JGI User Meeting, Walnut Creek, CA, USA. Poster abstract.
  67. 67.      Kwan HS. 2009. Towards a better understanding of fruiting body development in basidiomycetous mushroom. The 25th Fungal Genetics Conference, Pacific Grove, CA, USA. Abstract.
  68. Kwan HS. 2009. Genomics and functional genomics of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. China’s Fungal Genome Initiative Symposium, Shanghai, PRC China. Oral presentation.
  69. Kwan HS. 2009. Mushroom genomics and functional genomics. International Symposium on Advances in Biochemical Engineering Sciences (ABioChES 2009).
  70. Au, C.H. 2009. Genome-wide identification of microsatellites in Lentinula edodes. International Symposium on Advances in Biochemical Engineering Sciences (ABioChES 2009).
  71. Law, P.T.W., Fung, Y.W., Wong, W.W.Y., Wong, K.H., Kam, K.M., Ling, M.L., Kwan HS. 2009. Pyrosequencing of Foodborne Pathogenic Bacteria in Hong Kong.  The 10th annual Advances in Genome Biology and Technology (AGBT) meeting. Abstract.
  72. Fung, Y.W., Law, P.T.W., Kam, K.M., Hwang, D.M., Tsui, K.W., Kwan HS. 2009. Metagenomics of tuberculosis infection in Hong Kong using 454 sequencing. The 10th annual Advances in Genome Biology and Technology (AGBT) meeting.
  73. Cheng, C.K., Au, C.H. and Kwan HS. 2008.  Genomic and Transcriptomic Studies of Coprinopsis Cinerea by 5’ Serial Analysis of Gene Expression. International Congress of Genetics 2008, Berlin, Germany.  Abstract.
  74. 74.      Wong, M.C., Chum, W.W.Y., Kwok, I.S.W., Au, C.H. and Kwan HS. 2008.  Transcriptome analysis of Lentinula edodes mature fruiting bodies by sequencing-by-synthesis approach.  The 3rd Cross-Strait Symposium on Food and Biotechnology, Hong Kong SAR.  Abstract.
  75. Kwok, I.S.W., Au, C.H., Chum, W.W.Y. and Kwan HS. 2008.  Studies of the lignocellulolytic system and its relations to oxidative stress in edible Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes.  The 3rd Cross-Strait Symposium on Food and Biotechnology, Hong Kong SAR.  Abstract.
  76. Au, C.H., Cheng, C.K. and Kwan HS. 2008.  Genomic and gene expression studies of Coprinopsis cinerea by 5’ serial analysis of gene expression (SAGE). The 3rd Cross-Strait Symposium on Food and Biotechnology, Hong Kong SAR.  Abstract.
  77. Lee, C.Y.Y., Lee, M.T. and Kwan HS. 2008.  Role of two endocytic genes, Cc. Rab5 and Cc. Rab7, in fruiting body development in the basidiomycetes Coprinopsis cinerea. The 3rd Cross-Strait Symposium on Food and Biotechnology, Hong Kong SAR. Abstract.
  78. Kwok, I.S.W., Chum, W.W.Y., Au, C.H. and Kwan HS. 2008.  Isolation and Heterologous Expression of Manganese Peroxidase gene from Lentinula edodes. 108th General Meeting of The American Society For Microbiology, Boston, USA. Abstract.
  79. Lee, C.Y.Y., Lee, M.T. and Kwan HS. 2008.  Endocytosis in Coprinopsis cinerea.  108th General Meeting of The American Society For Microbiology, Boston, USA.  Abstract.
  80. Chum, W.W.Y., Ng, K.T.P., Shih, R.S.M., Au, C.H. and Kwan HS. 2008.  Gene expression analysis of the dikaryotic mycelium and primordium of Lentinula edodes by serial analysis of gene expression. Science and Engineering Joint Faculty Research Day, Hong Kong SAR.  Abstract.  Best Poster Award (Au, C.H.).
  81. Cheng, C.K., Fung, Y.W., Sham, L.T., Chum, W.W.Y. and Kwan HS. 2007. Comparative genomics of promoter sequences in Lentinula edodes and Coprinus cinereus by in silico analysis of Serial Analysis of Gene Expression (SAGE) tags. Genome Canada International Conference, Quebec, Canada.  Abstract.
  82. Fung, W.Y.W., Law, P.T.W., Chum, W.W.Y., and Kwan HS. 2008.  Mining of putative transcription factors from predicted promoter sequences in Coprinus cinereus by in silico analysis of Serial Analysis of Gene Expression (SAGE) tags. 108th American Society for Microbiology General Meeting, Boston, USA.  Abstract.
  83. Cheng, C.K., Chum, W.W.Y. and Kwan HS. 2007. Genomic and gene expression analysis of Lentinula edodes and Coprinopsis cinerea by serial analysis of gene expression (SAGE).  107th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, Toronto, Canada.  Abstract.
  84. Yip, P.Y.,Chu K.K. and Kwan HS. 2007. Molecular Mapping and Strain Identification of Shiitake Mushroom Lentinula edodes. 107th General Meeting of The American Society for Microbiology, Toronto. 2007.
  85. Lee M.T., Szeto Y.Y. and Kwan HS. 2007.  Endocytic Pathway in Mushroom Development: Role of Le.RAB7 and Interacting Proteins. The 24th Fungal Genetics Conference 2007.03.21.
  86. Au C.H., Sham L.T., Chum W.W.Y., Kwok S.W., Ng K.T.P. and Kwan HS. 2007.  Cloning of Mating-type Genes of Lentinula edodes based on Automatically-annotated EST Sequences.  107th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, Toronto. 2007.
  87. Kwok S.W., Chum W.W.Y., Au C.H., and Kwan HS. 2007 Isolation and analysis of genes expressed in lignocellulose-grown Lentinula edodes using novel sequencing-by- synthesis approach.  The 24th Fungal Genetics Conference 2007.03.22.
  88. Lee M.T., Szeto Y.Y., Chum W.W.Y. and Kwan HS. 2006  Endocytic Pathway in Lentinula edodes (Shiitake Mushroom) Development: Roles of Le.Rab7 and Interacting Proteins.  Paper presented in the The 106th General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology, Orlando, 2006.05.21.
  89. Kwok I. S. W.,Chum W. W. Y., & Kwan HS. 2006. Isolation and characterization of genes related to growth of Lentinula edodes on lignocellulose. 8th International Mycological Congress, Cairns, Australia. Abstract.
  90. Chum W. W. Y., Kwok I. S. W., Ng T. P., Bian X. L. and Kwan HS. 2006. Transcriptome analysis and expressed sequence tags of differentially expressed genes in sporulating Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. 8th International Mycological Congress, Cairns, Australia. Abstract. (Best poster award; W.W.Y. Chum)
  91. Chum, W.W.Y., Kwok, I.S.W., Wong, J.M.Y., Sham, C.L.T. and Kwan HS. 2006. Identification by Long Serial Analysis of Gene Expression of genes differentially expressed in sporulating fruiting bodies of Shiitake Mushroom Lentinula edodes.  Invited poster at 50th Annual Meeting of Mycological Society of Japan, Chiba, Japan.  Abstract.
  92. Chum W. W. Y., Shih S. M., Ma A. M. and Kwan HS. 2006. Studies of mycelial growth and fruit body production in Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes using cDNA microarray. 50th Mycological Society of Japan, Chiba, Japan. Abstract.
  93. Kwok I. S. W.,Wong, J. M. Y., Chum W. W. Y. and Kwan HS 2006. Cloning and characterization of manganese peroxidase and endo-1,3(4)-b-glucanase genes from Lentinula edodes. 50th Mycological Society of Japan, Chiba, Japan. Abstract.
  94. 94.      Kwok I. S. W.,Chum W.W.Y. and Kwan HS. 2006. Isolation and characterization of genes related to growth of Lentinula edodes on lignocellulose. 8th International Mycological Congress, Cairns, Australia. Abstract.
  95. Chum, W.W.Y., Kwok, I.S.W., Bian, X.L., Ng, K.T.P., Shih, R.S.M. and Kwan HS 2006.  Differential display, cDNA microarray, expressed sequence tags and serial analysis of gene expression (SAGE) reveal gene expression profiles of shiitake mushroom Lentinula Edodes development.  8th International Mycological Congress, Cairns, Australia. Invited poster.  Abstract.
  96. Chum, W.W.Y., Kwok, I.S.W., Bian, X.L., Ng, K.T.P., Shih, R.S.M. and Kwan HS. 2006. Expressed Genes during Development of Shiitake Mushroom Lentinula edodes Examined by Serial Analysis of Gene Expression. Eighth European Conference of Fungal Genetics, Vienna.  Abstract.
  97. Kwan HS, Chum, W. Y., Bian, X. L., Xie, W. J., Ng, T. P., Ng, W. L., Zhang, M. D., G. S. W. Leung. 2005.  Gene expression profiles of shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes revealed by Differential Display, cDNA Microarray and Serial Analysis of Gene Expression (SAGE).   Mycological Society of America and Mycological Society of Japan Joint Meeting 2005, Hilo, Hawaii, USA.  Abstract
  98. Kwan HS, Chum, W. Y., Bian, X. L., Xie, W. J., Ng, T. P., Ng, W. L., Zhang, M. D., G. S. W. Leung. 2005.  Gene expression profiles of shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes revealed by Differential Display, cDNA Microarray and Serial Analysis of Gene Expression (SAGE).  Invited lecture for the Symposium, Developmental Genomics and Bioinformatics, Faculty of Medicine, CUHK.  Abstract.
  99. Chum, W.W.Y., Ng, T.P., Bian, X.L. and Kwan HS. 2005. Serial analysis of Gene Expression of dikaryotic mycelium and primordium of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes . Mycological Society of America and Mycological Society of Japan Joint Meeting 2005, Hilo, Hawaii, USA.  Abstract
  100. Szeto, Y.Y., Wong W.L. and Kwan HS. 2005. Isolation and characterizatio of histidine kinase Le.nik1 in Lentinula edodes related to stress response and development.  BioScience 2005-from genes to systems, SECC, Glasgo, UK.  Abstract
  101. Sham, L.T., Bian, X.L., Ng, T.P. and Kwan HS. 2005. Transcription profiles and promoter sequences of differentially expressed hydrophobin genes of Lentinula edodes. 105th General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology.  Abstract
  102. Szeto, Y.Y., Choi, P. P., Kwan HS and Ng, T. P. 2004.   Transcript profiling and protein interaction studies of signal transduction genes in shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes related to fruit body development. 104nd General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology.  Abstract
  103. Kwan HS, Chum, W. Y., Bian, X.L., Xie, W.J., Ng, T. P., Ng, W.L. and Zhang, M., 2003. Gene Expression Profiles of Shiitake Mushroom Lentinula edodes revealed by Differential Display, Microarray and Serial Analysis of Gene Expression. 103th General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology. Washington, DC, USA. Abstract.
  104. Shih, S.M., Ng, T.P., Bian, X.L. and Kwan HS. 2003. Identification and Characterization of Differentially Expressed Genes in Dikayons of  Lentinula edodes by cDNA Microarray. 103th General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology. Washington, DC, USA. Abstract.
  105. Kwan HS, Chum, W.Y., Bian, X.L., Xie, W. J., Ng, T.P., Ng, W.L., Zhang, M.D., Leung, G.S.W.,  S.M. Shih. 2003.  Transcript Profiling of Shiitake Mushroom Lentinula edodes revealed by Differential Display, cDNA Microarray and Serial Analysis of Gene Expression (SAGE). 22nd Fungal Genetics Conference, March, 2003, Asilomar, Pacific Grove California, USA.  Abstract.
  106. Wong, W.L. and Kwan HS. 2003. Isolation and Protein Interaction Study of Differentially Expressed Le.nik, Encoding Two-Component Histidine kinase, of Lentinula edodes. 103th General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology. Washington, DC, USA. Abstract.
  107. Tjia, W.M., Bian, X.L. and Kwan HS. 2002. Effect of temperature stress on mushroom Lentinula edodes during fruiting development. 102nd General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology.  Abstract.
  108. Chum, W. Y., Ng, T. P. and Kwan HS. 2002. Serial Analysis of Gene Expression of differentially expressed gene profile of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. 102nd General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology.  Abstract.
  109. Lo, T. S., Kwan HS, Chan, S. M. and Chu, K. H. 2002. Identification of genes differentially expressed during ovarian maturation in the shrimp, Metapenaeus Ensis.  Paper presented in the Asia-Pacific Conference on Marine Science and Technology, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  110. Bian, X.L. Ng, W.L. and Kwan HS. 2001. Isolation of genes differentially expressed in primordium and studies of their expressions during fruit body development of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes.  101th General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology.  Abstract.
  111. Chu, K. K., Ma, A., Xu, H.L., and Kwan HS. 2001. A genetic linkage map of the Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes with RAPD, EST, Mating Type and agronomic trait markers. 101th General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology.  Abstract.
  112. Ng, K.T.P., Leung, G.S.W., Ng, W.L., and Kwan HS. 2000. MAP Kinases and G proteins Differentially Expressed during Fruit Body Development of Shiitake Mushroom Lentinula edodes.  100th General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology.  Abstract.
  113. Ng, K.T.P., Ng, W.L., Tse, L.L. and Kwan HS. 2000. Expressed Sequence Tags of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edode.   100th General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology.  Abstract.
  114. Zhao, J. and Kwan HS. 1999. Characterization, molecular cloning and differential expression of laccase genes form Lentinula edodes. The Eighth SCBA Conference, Hong Kong.  Abstract.
  115. Leung, G.S.W., Zhang, M., Ng K.T.P., Ng, W.L. and Kwan HS. 1999.  MAP Kinase Cascade Genes Differentially Expressed during Fruit Body Development of Shiitake Mushroom Lentinula edodes. 99th General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology.  Abstract.
  116. Ng, W.L., Ng K.T.P. and Kwan HS. 1999. Developmental regulation of two hydrophobins in Lentinula edodes. 99th General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology.  Abstract.
  117. Leung, G.S.W., Zhang, M., Xie, W.J., Ng, W.L. and Kwan HS. 1998. Molecular characterization and yeast complementation test of genes differentially expressed during fruit body development of shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. Paper presented at Pacific Rim Biotechnology Conference and BioExpo, Hong Kong.  Abstract.
  118. 118.  Zhao, J. and Kwan HS. 1998. Isolation and identification of two transposon sequences from edible mushroom Lentinula edodes. Paper presented at Second Annual Meeting of the Mycological Assocation of Hong Kong, CUHK, Hong Kong. Abstract.
  119. Ng, K.T.P., and Kwan HS. 1998. Comparison of monokaryon and dikaryon of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes by RNA Arbitrary Primed-PCR.  Paper presented at Second Annual Meeting of the Mycological Assocation of Hong Kong, CUHK, Hong Kong.  Abstract.
  120. Ng, W.L. Wong, K.K.and. Kwan HS. 1998. Characterization of nrdd gene encoding anaerobic ribonucleotide reductase in Salmonella typhimurium. 98th General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology.  Abstract.
  121. Leung, G.S.W., Zhang, M., Xie, W.J. and Kwan HS. 1998. Isolation and characterization of genes differentially expressed during fruit body development of Shiitake Mushroom Lentinula edodes using RAP-PCR. 98th General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology.  Abstract.
  122. 122.  Ng, W.L. and. Kwan HS. 1998. Developmental regulation of two hydrophobins in Lentinula edodes. Paper presented at Second Annual Meeting of the Mycological Assocation of Hong Kong, CUHK, Hong Kong.  Abstract.
  123. Leung, G.S.W., Zhang, M., Xie, W.J., Ng, W.L. and Kwan HS. 1998. Cloning, characterization, and yeast complementation test of a mitogen-activated protein kinase from shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. Paper presented at Second Annual Meeting of the Mycological Assocation of Hong Kong, CUHK, Hong Kong.  Abstract.
  124. Kwan HS, MA, A. and Xu, H.L. 1998. Locating mating type genes and other sequenced genes on a RAPD map of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. Paper presented at Second Annual Meeting of the Mycological Assocation of Hong Kong, CUHK, Hong Kong.  Abstract.
  125. Kwan HS, A.M. Ma and Xu, H.L.  1997.  Locating mating type genes and other sequenced genes on a RAPD map of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. Paper presented at 3rd International Conference of Food Science and Technology, 1997, “Food for Health in the Pacific Rim”, Davis, USA. Abstract.
  126. Leung, G.S.W., Zhang, M., Xie, W.J. and Kwan HS. 1997. Genes differentially expressed during fruit body development of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes.  3rd International Conference of Food Science and Technology, Davis, CA., USA.  Abstract.
  127. Kwan HS, Zhang, M., Xie,W.J.,  Leung, G.S.W., and Ng, W.L. 1996. Identification and cloning of genes related to cellular activities during Xianggu mushroom Lentinula edodes fruiting body development.    96 International Symposium on Developmental Genetics and Biotechnology, Shanghai, PRC.  Abstract.
  128. Zhang, M., Xie,W.J.,  Leung, G.S.W.,  Ng, W.L. and Kwan HS 1996.  Genes differentially expressed during Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes fruiting identified with RAP. “Microbial Genome Research and Its Applications”, 35th Hanford Symposium on Health and Environment, Richland, WA., USA.  Abstract.
  129. Kwan HS, Lai S.H., Xu H.L., Ma A.M. 1995. A RAPD map of the Xiangku mushroom Lentinula  edodes   strain L54.  Genetics and cellular biology of Basidiomycetes III (GCBBIII), London, UK.  Abstract.
  130. Deane, E.E., K.S. Cheung and H.S. Kwan. 1995.   Cloning of cellulase genes from Lentinula edodes. Genetics and cellular biology of Basidiomycetes III (GCBBIII), London, UK.  Abstract.
  131. Kwan HS, W.J. Xie, K.S. Cheung, W.M.W. Cheung and S.T. Chang.  1995.  Identification and cloning of differentially regulated RNAs during fruiting body development of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes using Arbitrarily primed PCR of RNA.  95th General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology.  Abstract.
  132. Kwan HS, S.H. Lai, H.L. Xu, and A.M. Ma. 1994. Generation of molecular genetic markers for a genetic map of the shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. Paper presented at the International Symposium on Production and Products of Lentinus Mushroom, Qingyuan, Zhejiang, China.  Abstract.
  133. Cheung K.S , W.J. Xie, W.L. Ng and H.S. Kwan. 1994. Molecular cloning of cellulase genes from Lentinula edodes. Paper presented at the International Symposium on Production and Products of Lentinus Mushroom, Qingyuan, Zhejiang, China.  Abstract.
  134. Xie, W.J., Cheung, K.S., Chang, S.T. and Kwan HS. 1994.  Molecular cloning of genes differentially expressed during fruit body development of Lentinula edodes.   Paper presented at the International Symposium on Production and Products of Lentinus Mushroom, Qingyuan, Zhejiang, China.  Abstract.
  135. Chu, K.H., W.K. Chow, H.S. Kwan, S.M. Nagy, M.E. Gershwin and P.S.C. Leung.  1994.  Cloning, expression and sequencing of the major heat stable allergen from the shrimp Metapenaeus ensis.  The Third International Marine Biotechnology Conference, Tromso, Norway.  Abstract.
  136. Kwan HS, W.F.P. Tam and W.M.W. Cheung.  1994.  arcA of Salmonella typhimurium is differentially expressed by tandem convergent promoters.  94th General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology.  Abstract.
  137. Kwan HS, W.F.P. Tam, M.W.M. Cheung & KK Wong. 1993. Molecular Analysis of the promoter of arcA from Salmonella typhimurium. Paper presented at 93rd General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology, 1993.
  138. Lai, S.H., H.S. Kwan, S.C. Cheng & S.W. Chiu. 1993. Generation of genetic markers by arbitrarily primed polymerase chain reaction for Shiitake (Lentinula edodes). Paper presented at First International Conference on Mushroom Biology and Mushroom Products, Hong Kong. Abstract 0-3-4.
  139. Kwan HS, H.C. Leung and S.C. Cheng. 1992. Ethanol production in Salmonella typhimurium LT2 wild type and anaerobic mutants containing pdc (pyruvate decarboxylase) gene of Zymononas mobilis. Paper presented at 92nd General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology, 1992. Abstract 063.
  140. Kwan HS, KM. Pang, S.W. Chiu and S.C. Cheng. 1991. Molecular strain typing of Lentinula edodes. Paper presented at “Applications of fungi in biotechnology”, First Symposium of Mycology in Asia (MIA I), Bangkok, Thailand. Abstract IV-2.
  141. Li, C.C., S.W. Chiu, H.S. Kwan, and S.C. Cheng. 1991. Karyotype analysis of fungi using pulsed field gel electrophoresis. Paper presented at UNESC0 Workshop on “Culture Collection and Breeding of Edible Mushrooms”, Hong Kong. Abstract B.3.10.
  142. Kwan HS, KM. Pang, S.W. Chiu, and S.C. Cheng. 1991. Application of arbitrarily primed polymerase chain reaction in molecular studies of Lentinula edodes. Paper presented at UNESC0 Workshop on “Culture Collection and Breeding of Edible Mushrooms”, Hong Kong. Abstract A.4.4.
  143. Kwan HS and KK Wong. 1991. Cloning and sequence analysis of anaerobiosis inducible promoters from Salmonella typhimurium. Paper presented at 91st General Meeting of American Society for Microbiology, 1991.
  144. Li, C.C., K.M. Pang, H.S. Kwan, S.W. Chiu and S.C. Cheng. 1991. Electrophoretic karyotype analysis and DNA polymorphism in unicellular Saccharomyces cerevisiae and filamentous Lentinula edodes. Paper presented at 9th General Meeting of The British Mycological Society, 1991.
  145. Pang, KM., H.S. Kwan, S.W. Chiu, S.C. Cheng and S.T. Chang. 1991. Strain typing of Shiitake by polymerase chain reaction. Paper presented at 56th Annual Meeting of Mycological Society of America, 1991.
  146. Pang, KM., H.S. Kwan, S.W. Chiu and S.C. Cheng. 1991. DNA polymorphism in the mushrooms Coprinus cinereus and Lentinula edodes as revealed by PCR approaches. Paper presented at Annual Meeting of American Society for Microbiology, 1991. Abstract
  147. Kwan HS, A.C.M. Chau and C.P. Cheng. 1990. Transcriptional regulation of ack-pta operon in Salmonella typhimurium. Paper presented at Annual Meeting of American Society for Microbiology, 1990. Abstract H115
  148. Wong, K.K., Wong P.K. and Kwan H.S. 1990. Anaerobic induction of glpT of Escherichia coli K12 from the cloned promoter in promoter-probe plasmid pFZY1. Paper presented at Annual Meeting of American Society for Microbiology, 1990. Abstract H231
  149. Wong P.K., Kwan H.S. and Kwok S.C. 1990. Removal of Nickel ion (Ni2+) from industrial effluent by immobilized microbial cells. Paper presented at Annual Meeting of American Society for Microbiology, 1990. Abstract Q249
  150. Wong, KK., Wong P.K, Chan KY. and Kwan H.S. 1988. Molecular cloning and characterization of an anaerobiosis-inducible promoter from Salmonella typhimunum LT2. Paper presented at Eighth International Conference on Global Impacts of Applied Microbiology and International Conference on Applied Biology and Biotechnology.AbstractMB4~5
  151. Kwan HS and Chan Y.S. 1988. Temperature sensitive avA mutation in Salmonella typhimunum LT2. Paper presented at XVIth International Congress of Genetics. Abstract 31.11.50. Genome 30(Suppl.1):59
  152. Wong, KK and Kwan H.S. 1988. Transcriptional regulation of pyruvate formate Iyase structural gene p./l in Salmonella typhimunum LT2. Paper presented at Eighth International Conference on Global Impacts of Applied Microbiology and International Conference on Applied Biology and Biotechnology. Abstract MB-P-24
  153. Kwan HS and Cheng C.P. 1988. Isolation and analysis of pta::Mu d operon fusions: ack and pta in Salmonella typhimunum LT2 constitute an operon. Paper presented at Eighth International Conference on Global Impacts of Applied Microbiology and International Conference on Applied Biology and Biotechnology. Abstract MB-P-25
  154. Kwan HS and Chan Y.S. 1988. Mutations in avA affect the expression offnl, P.17, and chlC in Salmonella typhimunum LT2. Paper presented at Eighth International Conference on Global Impacts of Applied Microbiology and International Conference on Applied Biology and Biotechnology. Abstract MB-P-26
  155. So, KH., Chan KY. and Kwan H.S. 1988. Purification and characterization of the beta-amylase isolated from Bacillus circulans. Paper presented at Eighth International Conference on Global Impacts of Applied Microbiology and International Conference on Applied Biology and Biotechnology. Abstract MB-P-43
  156. Riggs, D., Mueller R., Kwan H.S. and Artz S.W. 1986. Mutations in the promoter of the histidine operon of Salmonella typhimunum that alter regulation by guanosine tetraphosphate. Paper presented at Annual Meeting of American Society for Microbiology, 1986. Abstract H67
  157. Kwan HS 1985. Genetic uses of M13mp phages as allele replacement and retrieval vectors. Proceedings of the Joint Meeting of Hong Kong Society of Microbiology and Guangdong Society of Microbiology. p.26
  158. Kwan HS and E.L. Barrett. 1983. Mutants of Salmonella typhimunum Defective in Trimethyl-amine Oxide Reduction. Paper presented at Annual Meeting of American Socieq for Microbiology, 1983. Abstract K54
  159. Kwan HS and E.L. Barrett. 1982. Trimethylamine Oxide Reductase in Salmonella typhimunum. Paper presented at Annual Meeting of American Society for Microbiology, 1982. Abstract K95
  160. Kamihara, T., Yamazaki A., Kwan H.S., and Fukui S. 1977. Decrerase in the Activity of PDH Complex under the Conditions which permit the Existence of Lipoic Acid-independent Pyruvate Dehydrogenase systems. Paper presented at Annual Meeting of Japan Biochemical Society. Abstract in Seikagaku, The Journal of Japan Biochemical Society 49: 899 (1977)
  161. Kwan HS 1977. Regulation of Pyruvate Dehydrogenase Complex by Pyruvate Formate Lyase in Streptococcus faecalis. Paper presented at Fourth International Post-Graduate University Course in Microbiology, Japan.

 

Books Authored

  1. Chau, C.F. and Kwan, H.S. 2005. Glossary of food science and technology. Chinese University Press. 800 pages.
  2. Kwan, H.S. (ed.) Mushroomics: Genetics and Omics of Mushrooms “A Volume in the Mycology Series”, in preparation.

 

Research papers in the pipeline:

  1. Kwan, H.S. et al., Genome sequence of Shiitake mushroom Lentinula edodes. To be submitted to Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences, USA.
  2. Li, L., Au, C.H., Ling, J.M.L., Kam, K.M., Law, P.T.W., Cheung W.M.W., Kwan, H.S. Revisiting pandemic molecular markers in Vibrio parahaemolyticus using high throughput genome sequencing. To be submitted to BMC Microbiology.
  3. Leung, K.K., Chan, T.F., Kwong, K.T., Lou, S., Fong, F.N.Y., Guan, B., Yim, K.Y.,  Tung, C.K.C., Law, P.T.W., Fung, Y.W., Kwan, H.S.,  Waye, M.M.Y., Fung, K.P.,  Chan, R.C.Y.,  Yip, C.W.,  Zhao, G., Kam, K.M.,  Tsui, S.K.W. Comparative genome analysis of the Beijing/W  lineage of Mycobacterium tuberculosis with an extensively drug resistant (XDR) phenotype. To be submitted to BMC Genomics.

 

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